Registered Voters
If Governor Paterson does not resign, how effective do you think he will be in carrying out his responsibilities as governor: very effective, effective, not very effective, or not effective at all?
Very effective Effective Not very effective Not effective at all Unsure
Row % Row % Row % Row % Row %
Registered Voters 2% 35% 38% 22% 3%
Party Registration Democrat 3% 37% 38% 20% 2%
Republican 1% 32% 37% 29% 1%
Non-enrolled 5% 34% 42% 15% 3%
Political Ideology Liberal 2% 38% 42% 13% 5%
Moderate 1% 34% 40% 23% 1%
Conservative 4% 33% 34% 28% 1%
Region New York City 6% 38% 27% 25% 5%
Suburbs 1% 38% 37% 23% 1%
Upstate 2% 31% 45% 20% 2%
Income Less $50,000 2% 40% 35% 20% 3%
$50,000-$99,999 6% 37% 37% 19% 1%
$100,000 or more 1% 29% 40% 27% 2%
Income Less than $50,000 2% 40% 35% 20% 3%
$50,000 or more 4% 33% 38% 23% 2%
Race White 2% 30% 42% 23% 3%
Non White 7% 53% 22% 16% 3%
Age 18 to 29 10% 41% 30% 19% 0%
30 to 44 0% 33% 35% 27% 4%
45 to 59 3% 33% 42% 21% 2%
60 or older 2% 36% 40% 19% 3%
Age Under 45 3% 36% 34% 25% 3%
45 or older 2% 34% 41% 20% 2%
Gender Men 2% 35% 37% 24% 1%
Women 3% 34% 39% 20% 4%
March 9, 2010 Marist Poll New York Registered Voters "N=529 MOE +/- 4.5%". Totals may not add to 100 due to rounding.